Oral history interview with Albert Alcalay

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.alcala79
Creators:
Alcalay, Albert, 1917-2008
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1979 January 17-October 19
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
79 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Albert Alcalay conducted 1979 January 17-October 19, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Albert Alcalay (1917-2008) was a painter and educator from Brookline, Massachusetts.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.

General
General
Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hrs., 16 min.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
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Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Massachusetts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Educators -- Massachusetts -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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